ICD-10 Diagnosis Code L97.409

Non-prs chronic ulcer of unsp heel and midfoot w unsp severt

Diagnosis Code L97.409

ICD-10: L97.409
Short Description: Non-prs chronic ulcer of unsp heel and midfoot w unsp severt
Long Description: Non-pressure chronic ulcer of unspecified heel and midfoot with unspecified severity
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code L97.409

Valid for Submission
The code L97.409 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00–L99)
    • Other disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L80-L99)
      • Non-pressure chronic ulcer of lower limb, NEC (L97)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code L97.409 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 573 - SKIN GRAFT FOR SKIN ULCER OR CELLULITIS WITH MCC
  • 574 - SKIN GRAFT FOR SKIN ULCER OR CELLULITIS WITH CC
  • 575 - SKIN GRAFT FOR SKIN ULCER OR CELLULITIS WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 576 - SKIN GRAFT EXCEPT FOR SKIN ULCER OR CELLULITIS WITH MCC
  • 577 - SKIN GRAFT EXCEPT FOR SKIN ULCER OR CELLULITIS WITH CC
  • 578 - SKIN GRAFT EXCEPT FOR SKIN ULCER OR CELLULITIS WITHOUT CC/MCC

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Synonyms
  • Chronic ulcer of heel
  • Chronic ulcer of midfoot
  • Dermatosis resulting from vascular insufficiency
  • Dermatosis secondary to peripheral nerve disorder
  • Diabetic foot
  • Foot ulcer due to type 1 diabetes mellitus
  • Foot ulcer due to type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Foot ulcer due to type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Foot ulcer due to type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Heel AND/OR midfoot ulcer due to type 1 diabetes mellitus
  • Heel AND/OR midfoot ulcer due to type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Ischemic foot ulcer
  • Ischemic foot ulcer
  • Ischemic foot ulcer due to atherosclerosis of native artery of limb
  • Ischemic foot ulcer due to type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Ischemic heel and/or midfoot ulcer due to type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Ischemic leg ulcer
  • Ischemic leg ulcer
  • Ischemic midfoot ulcer due to atherosclerosis of native artery of limb
  • Ischemic ulcer diabetic foot
  • Ischemic ulcer of skin
  • Neuropathic diabetic ulcer - foot
  • Neuropathic ulcer
  • Neuropathic ulcer of midfoot AND/OR heel due to type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Perforating ulcer of the foot
  • Skin damage resulting from acquired nerve disorder
  • Ulcer of heel
  • Ulcer of heel
  • Ulcer of heel due to atherosclerosis of native artery of limb
  • Ulcer of midfoot
  • Ulcer of midfoot

Information for Patients


Skin Conditions

Also called: Cutaneous disorders, Dermatologic disorders

Your skin is your body's largest organ. It covers and protects your body. Your skin

  • Holds body fluids in, preventing dehydration
  • Keeps harmful microbes out, preventing infections
  • Helps you feel things like heat, cold, and pain
  • Keeps your body temperature even
  • Makes vitamin D when the sun shines on it

Anything that irritates, clogs, or inflames your skin can cause symptoms such as redness, swelling, burning, and itching. Allergies, irritants, your genetic makeup, and certain diseases and immune system problems can cause rashes, hives, and other skin conditions. Many skin problems, such as acne, also affect your appearance.

NIH: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

  • Acrodermatitis
  • Cradle cap
  • Cryotherapy
  • Cutaneous skin tags
  • Dry skin -- self-care
  • Erythema multiforme
  • Granuloma annulare
  • Keratosis pilaris
  • Lichen planus
  • Milia
  • Sebaceous cyst
  • Seborrheic dermatitis
  • Seborrheic keratosis
  • Skin lesion removal
  • Skin lesion removal-aftercare
  • Stasis dermatitis and ulcers


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